Founded in 1938, Wilcox Medical Center is the largest medical facility on Kaua‘i and has been recognized as one of the nation’s best rural hospitals. With 169 physicians on staff, Wilcox provides residents and visitors with expert diagnosis and treatment for more than 20 specialties. Its state-of-the-art acute care facility includes a full suite of services from emergency, OB/GYN and pediatrics to cardiology, gastroenterology, ophthalmology, pulmonology, nephrology, cosmetic surgery, internal medicine and family practice. In 2010, the Wilcox Women’s Center opened to provide preventive and diagnostic care for Kaua‘i’s women close to home. The hospital has 71 beds, including seven intensive care beds, five birthing suites, 20 same-day surgery beds and a 20-bed emergency department. It is equipped with MRI and CT scanners and a state-of-the-art surgical center with six surgical suites. In 2010, the American Heart Association recognized Wilcox in three areas of excellence: Coronary Artery Disease (Gold Award), Stroke (Silver Award) and Heart Failure (Silver Award.) Wilcox Medical Center and Kaua‘i Medical Clinic are affiliated with Hawai‘i Pacific Health, the state’s largest health care provider.
The Facilities Management department maintains a safe and comfortable environment for patients, visitors and employees at Wilcox Memorial Hospital facilities. It provides our hospital and clinics with regular maintenance of physical buildings, routine safety inspections and minor repairs to ensure that our infrastructure operates at its best. Staff perform skilled work in the repair, replacement and refinishing of equipment and systems such as electrical services, HVAC services, plumbing services, power plant operation and general maintenance of buildings and grounds with goal of providing an aesthetically pleasant, functional and safe operating environment.
If you are positive, reliable and self-directed, you could help to provide a safe and aesthetically pleasant environment for Wilcox Memorial Hospital as our next Maintenance Engineer. This entails providing the technical skills required to maintain, install, repair, evaluate and fabricate electronic equipment and systems, electrical and electronic control systems, electrical power distribution systems, air conditioning/refrigeration systems beyond the scope of general maintenance requirements, and to provide technical training and expertise to oversee major maintenance requirements. We are looking for someone who is detail-oriented and organized, who shares our commitment to delivering the highest quality health care to Hawai‘i’s people.
Location: Wilcox Medical Center, Lihue, HI
Work Schedule: Day - 8 Hours
Work Type: Full Time Regular
Bargaining Unit: ILWU
Minimum Qualifications: Associate’s degree in a related field or six (6) years journeyman level experience in one trade. Three (3) years field experience at a journeyman level of performance in all trades. Valid driver's license and abstract. Current Hawai‘i auto insurance.
Preferred Qualifications: Universal certification for the use and recovery of freon in all types of refrigeration equipment preferred.
Position Maintenance Engineer - Facilities Management
Category Facilities Management
Employment Type Employee
Location Wilcox Medical Center, Lihue, HI
Req ID 8826